Archives for February 2013

Bourges Basket and Rivas Ecopolis Completes EuroLeague Women Final Eight Cast

Bourges Basket and Famila Schio took down their respective opponents to complete the 2013 EuroLeague Women Final Eight cast that will vie for this year’s prestigious title. Bourges Basket bounced back from a crucial home loss against Wisla Can-Pack in the first game of their series by winning in their next two games, including a […]

Baylor Lady Bears Unmoved On Top Of AP Top 25 Rankings

The Baylor Lady Bears are now unchallenged on top of the latest Associated Press Women’s Basketball Rankings, extending their reign to eight-straight weeks. The Lady Bears now had all 40 first-place votes after scoring a huge win against the University of Connecticut Huskies in their highly-anticipated showdown last week. Baylor erased a halftime deficit to […]

Four Teams Aim To Take Last Two EuroLeague Women 2013 Final Eight Spots

Six teams are already in – two more to be taken as four teams put their season on the line in a pair of do-or-die matches this Wednesday. Bourges Basket will face Wisla Can-Pack in game three of their Play-Off series, while Famila Schio will go up against Rivas Ecopolis with the winners of each […]

EuroLeague Women 2013 Play-Offs: Wisla Can-Pack and CCC Polkowice Upset Higher-Ranked Opponents

Polish squads Wisla Can-Pack and CCC Polkowice created huge buzz in the first day of the EuroLeague Women 2013 Play-Offs after taking down their respective opponents on the road. The 11-th ranked Wisla Can-Pack leaned on the heroics of American superstar Tina Charles to escape with a 57-54 upset win over the sixth-ranked Bourges Basket […]

Baylor Lady Bears Remain No.1 in Latest Associated Press Poll

The Baylor Lady Bears remained unthreatened on top of the latest Associated Press Women’s Basketball rankings, extending their reign to seven straight weeks. Baylor scored two wins last week – 89-47 against the Texas Tech Lady Raiders and 78-45 against the TCU Horned Frogs – that were enough for them to get 38 of the […]

Baylor Lady Bears Remain No.1 in AP Poll

The Baylor Lady Bears were once again unanimously chosen as the best team after topping the latest Associated Press Women’s Basketball Rankings. The Lady Bears scored two easy Big-12 victories last week, dismantling Kansas and Texas, 86-45 and 75-48, respectively, which led to them getting 37 of the 40 possible first-place votes in the poll. […]

Celine Dumerc Named as FIBA European Player of the Year

Celine Dumerc from France wins FIBA European Female Player of the Year Award. She was a clear winner over her competition with overall fan voting of 15,960 and expert voting of 205. The expert voting was 62 more than Eva Vitecková and Becky Hammon of Russia. During the 2012 Olympics in London Dumerc averaged a […]

Brittney Griner Sets Another Record

Brittney Griner of the defending national champions Baylor Lady Bears is solidifying his status as one of the greatest players in NCAA history after setting another record in their most recent game. Griner scored 40 points in their 90-60 win over Texas Tech to break Big 12’s All-Time scoring record, surpassing the previous record of […]

Maya Moore Leads Shanxi to Women’s Chinese Basketball Association Title

American basketball superstar Maya Moore had another stellar performance as Shanxi captured the Women’s Chinese Basketball Association title with a 3-1 series victory. Moore finished with 34 points and 16 rebounds to lead Shanxi to a 97-87 win over Zhejiang in game four of the WCBA finals – a performance that punctuated her season-long dominance […]

EuroLeague Women Week 14: SpartaK Takes Down Rival Rivas, Verameyenka Named Week’s MVP

Sparta&K MR Vidnoje scored a win against their rivals Rivas Ecopolis in the final week of the EuroLeague Women preliminary round, while Anastasiya Verameyenka ended up as Week 14’s Most Valuable Player. Sparta&K leaned on a huge fourth-quarter performance to escape with a 72-61 win against their Spanish rivals, ending the regular season on a […]